An Iraqi police captain at a graduation ceremony for former Sons of Iraq at the al-Furat Police Training center. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press.

This week on War News Radio, we learn about the transfer of the Sons of Iraq from American to Iraqi control – and what awaits the Sons of Iraq after the transfer is complete. Elizabeth Threlkeld reports. Read the transcript here.

President Elect Barack Obama has promised to increase the number of American troops in Afghanistan. We speak with several Afghans about their opinions on that plan, and their impressions of American troops currently on the ground. Madeleine Abromowitz reports.

Then, we find out how growing up in a war zone is impacting the way children play in Iraq. Anna Shechtman reports.

Finally, we hear from an Afghan refugee in Fremont, California about his life in the United States. Calvin Ho reports.

These stories, plus the week’s news, this week on War News Radio.

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